United Firefighters Union Queensland


Code 2 : v34#8 Update on leave arrangements relating to COVID-19

In this edition - Many of you may have already seen the Commissioner’s advice on Monday afternoon relating to COVID-19 leave arrangements (sent via internal QFES email). However, I would like to iterate the advice to ensure all members are aware of their entitlements (as it currently stands) –

Code 2 : v34 No 7 Leave arrangements relating to COVID-19

In this edition - Many of you have asked questions relating to leave arrangements should you contract COVID-19 or be required to self-isolate. The advice on this matter is unclear for now.

Auxiliary Update : Auxiliary Update - 16 March 2020

Labour Day Cancelled.

Code 2 : v34#6 COVID19

In this edition - I am sure you are all well aware of the growing concerns in Australia relating to the potential effects of the Covid19 pandemic.

Fire Communication Officers Update - Mandatory reporting of ALL other employment back on the agenda:


The United Firefighters' Union in Queensland represents Urban firefighters, both career, part-time, Scientific Officers and Communication Officers. The union is made up of members throughout the state of Queensland, as far as Thursday Island to the North and to the borders of our great state. READ MORE